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Multiculturalism: U.S.: Start Here

A CCBC Library guide to finding resources about the overall concepts and development of multiculturalism in the United States.

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CCBC Catonsville Library
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Baltimore, MD 21228

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CCBC Dundalk Library    
COMM Bldg, 7200 Sollers Point Rd
Baltimore, MD 21222

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CCBC Essex Library
LIBR Bldg, 7201 Rossville Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21237

443-840-1425 Reference
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Topic Description

 There are various sources of information pertaining to the teaching, learning and understanding of multiculturalism in the United States. To find information on multiculturalism in the CCBC Libraries, please click each tab above for brief listings of books, article databases, websites and videos, etc.  

Or cultural pluralism, a term describing the coexistence of many cultures in a locality, without any one culture dominating the region. By making the broadest range of human differences acceptable to the largest number of people, multiculturalism seeks to overcome racism, sexism, and other forms of discrimination.

Columbia University Press The Columbia Encyclopedia, © Columbia University Press 2008

"multiculturalism." The Columbia Encyclopedia. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. Credo Reference. Web. 22 August 2011.


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